Sport in History, Volume 41, 2021, Issue 3


The railway and the ball, the spread of football in São Paulo State
Diego M. Gutierrez, Marco Bettine & Borja García
Pages: 309-332 | DOI: 10.1080/17460263.2020.1816565

A day at the races in black and white: how an 1898 horse race led to a whipping, a lawsuit, and a 1901 arrest
John A. Drobnicki
Pages: 333-359 | DOI: 10.1080/17460263.2020.1778074

A history of the South African Rugby Football Board (SARFB): early years, 1889–1914
Wouter de Wet
Pages: 360-386 | DOI: 10.1080/17460263.2020.1824165

‘The iron rusted and decayed in our clubs’: the failure of weightlifting in early twentieth-century Ireland
Conor Heffernan
Pages: 387-408 | DOI: 10.1080/17460263.2020.1789894

Romanian religious environments and the development of sports in Romania in the 1930s
Marius Rotar & Vasile Emil Ursu
Pages: 409-434 | DOI: 10.1080/17460263.2020.1858149

Training Africa: mass displays and coaches in the service of Israel’s Foreign Policy in the 1960s
Udi Carmi
Pages: 435-460 | DOI: 10.1080/17460263.2021.1921834

Book Reviews

Cricket country: an Indian odyssey in the age of empire
by Prashant Kidambi, Oxford, Oxford University Press, 2019, 448 pp., £25 (hardback), ISBN 978-0-1988-4313-9
Geoffrey Levett
Pages: 461-463 | DOI: 10.1080/17460263.2020.1772600

Sport and the New Zealanders: a history
by Greg Ryan and Geoff Watson, Auckland, University of Auckland Press, 2018, ix+390 pp., NZ$65 (hardback), ISBN 978-1-8694-0883-1
Tony Collins
Pages: 463-465 | DOI: 10.1080/17460263.2020.1772598

A history of football in North and South Korea c.1910–2002: development and diffusion
by Jong Sung Lee, Oxford, Peter Lang, 2016, 280 pp., £75.95 (paperback), ISBN 978-3-0343-1739-9
Sevket Akyildiz
Pages: 465-467 | DOI: 10.1080/17460263.2020.1772596

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